• Short Summary

    NO SHIP HAS CAPTURED THE IMAGINATION ??? WON THE ADMIRATION OF SO MANY PEOPLE AS?

  • Description

    NO SHIP HAS CAPTURED THE IMAGINATION ??? WON THE ADMIRATION OF SO MANY PEOPLE AS THE QUEEN MARY. LAUNCHED IN ??? THE ??? TON LINER CAPTURED THE ATLANTIC BLUE ??? ON HER FANTASTIC MAIDEN VOYAGE -- AND BROKE THE RECORD ??? ??? 30 YEARS LATER.
    BUT YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) THE GALLANT SHIP SAILED INTO NEW YORK HARBOUR FOR THE LAST TIME.
    THE WELCOME WAS SMALL. ONLY A FEW SHIPS SOUNDED THEIR GREETING AND FEW PEOPLE WERE ON THE NEW YORK DOCKS TO WATCH THE TUGS MANOEUVRE THE QUEEN MARY INTO HER REGULAR BERTH. ADMITTEDLY IT WAS EIGHT O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING.
    TODAY HOWEVER A BIG CEREMONY IS PLANNED ??? ??? ??? A ROUSING FAREWELL FROM HER "SECOND HOME" AS SHE ??? DOWN THE HUDSON RIVER FOR HER 1001ST -- AND LAST -- ATLANTIC VOYAGE.
    THE QUEEN MARY WILL END HER 31-YEAR CAREER WITH TWO SUNSHINE CRUISES TO THE CANARY ISLANDS BEFORE HEADING ALONG THE ROUTE OF FAMOUS SAILING SHIPS, AROUND CAPE HORN, TO LONG BEACH IN CALIFORNIA. THERE, SHE WILL BECOME A MARITIME MUSEUM AND TOURIST ATTRACTION.
    ON HIS BELOVED SHIP YESTERDAY, THE QUEEN MARY'S PRESENT MASTER, CAPTAIN TREASURE JONES, SPOKE NOSTALGICALLY TO NEWSMEN:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABAB26CI4WY899ET97GFYJ6WMA
    Media URN:
    VLVABAB26CI4WY899ET97GFYJ6WMA
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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